Airtel Africa signs $125 mn credit facility with Citi

Telecom service provider Airtel Africa announced the signing of a $125 million revolving credit facility with Citi.
Airtel Africa money business
This facility is in line with Airtel Africa’s strategy to raise debt in local operating companies, and will include both local currency and US dollar denominated debt. The facility has a tenor up to September 2024 and will be used to support Airtel Africa’s operations and investments in four of its subsidiaries.

The facility provides potential interest rate savings in exchange for achieving social impact milestones relating to digital inclusion and gender diversity, with a focus on rural areas and women, and aligning with the Group’s sustainability strategy, launched in October 2021.